Category Archives: League of Legends

Working ranked systems keep you at a 50% winrate

I’ve written in the past about climbing the ranks in League of Legends, and how ELO hell is both a myth and a reality. What that post didn’t really talk about is win rates, and how any game with a … Continue reading

Posted in Combat Systems, League of Legends, Uncategorized | 7 Comments

Top AI beats SC pros, who else could it beat?

Bit of interesting news in the world of gaming from a while back; an AI beat a couple top StarCraft 2 players. Here is a link to get you started, but if you dig deeper there is a lot more … Continue reading

Posted in League of Legends, Mass Media, Random, StarCraft Online | 12 Comments

LoL – Improved, not changed

Playing League of Legends again after over a year off has been interesting so far, and very entertaining. At it’s core, it’s still LoL, and I do enjoy that core immensely. This isn’t like going back to World of Warcraft … Continue reading

Posted in League of Legends, World of Warcraft | 2 Comments

LoL: I am the goblin king

I’m back playing some League of Legends, after missing all of Season 8, and I think most of Season 7. Taking such an extended break means I’m basically starting from scratch in terms of knowing the meta, all champions, and … Continue reading

Posted in League of Legends | 3 Comments

Steam winter sale of 2018

The Steam winter sale has come and gone, and I didn’t purchase a single title. I did get a bunch of trading cards though, so that’s something. One reason I didn’t buy anything is currently Battle Brothers is hording all … Continue reading

Posted in League of Legends, Random, Site update, Steam Stuff | 9 Comments

The influencer and the eSport star

I’d love to say influencers don’t matter. I’d love to point and laugh at the Kardashians and call them talentless wastes of space, or joke about how vapid and soulless ‘instagram models’ are. Or to ridicule a game company for … Continue reading

Posted in League of Legends, Mass Media, PUBG, Rant, World of Warcraft | 5 Comments

Blizzard confirms that Blizzard stinks now

It took longer than I expected, but Blizzard has announced that Heroes of the Storm’s days are numbered. I’m sure all three current players are very disappointed. The news is significant for one major reason; this is the first time … Continue reading

Posted in DoTA, EQ2, League of Legends, Mass Media, MMO design, Rant, SOE being SOE, World of Warcraft | 16 Comments